Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Cloud computing is a new paradigm that provides many features with regard to the efficient management of computing infrastructures. Thanks to it, scalable computing infrastructures can be developed, and lower power consumption can be achieved this being called green computing. Distance education is a solution to the constant necessities of knowledge the people society requires. In order to acquire practical competences in engineering education, the use of remote laboratories becomes a necessity more than just an option in the case of distance learning.